How to install Grub Customizer on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Content of this tutorial :
  1. Grub customizer
  2. Install grub customizer
  3. Verify installation
  4. launching the grub tool
  5. Conclusion
Grub Customizer 
Grub Customizer is a graphical interface application, It configures GRUB2 settings and menu entries. You can customize your bootloader using the GRUB customizer. The features of this application are to move, remove or rename your boot loader screen. You can make your system beautiful using grub customizer or You can also change your Boot loader screen and make an awesome  screen for your system 
You can change your background photo and login image at the time of boot loader.

Install grub customizer

If you want to install a grub customizer in your Ubuntu or any other distro ten, just open your terminal using CTRL +ALT+T and run the command below to add the grub PPA repository in your system. The PPA will come with additional software that will help you a lot and update the software from the repository if you want.

Step 1: Just type the command in your terminal 

   $ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:danielrichter2007/grub-customizer

Sample Output :

Step 2: Update your Ubuntu Desktop 

 After installing the PPA, update your system by running the command 

$ sudo apt-get update

Step 3: Installation of Grub Customizer 

Now, You are ready to install grub customizer in your system, just type this command in your terminal 

$ sudo apt-get install grub-customizer

When its promoted, just enter Y to allow the installation process on your system. Now grub customizer tool is installed, you can check the version by running this command 

$ grub-customizer --version

Output comes:

    Grub Customizer, version 5.1.0

Step 4: Launching grub-customizer 

To launch the grub tool  just type the command into your terminal 

$ grub-customizer


We hope you found this tutorial helpful, The grub customizer is just a tool after installing you can customize your system boot order. If you have any questions regarding this tutorial, please free feel to ask us in the comment box.


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  1. if you are a noob like me and it tells you:
    add-apt-repository not found

    sudo apt-get update
    sudo apt-get upgrade
    sudo apt-get install software-properties-common

    then follow the instructions above, enjoy say thanks codersgeek !!

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